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Flower Bouquet Holder

1933.1052AB (RS222155)

Description

Coarsely woven wicker basket. Funnel-shaped body with cylindrical lower half, flaring at waist to a wide cylindrical rim with two twisted wicker handles at neck [now missing]. Circular, slightly domed lid. Blue and purple weavers woven among mostly natural colored weavers. Originally used to hold bouquet of flowers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Material
weaving
wicker
Object type
Household Accessories; Storage & Display Accessories
Descriptive terms
baskets (containers)
Holder
weaving
wicker
Dimensions
9 3/4 (H), 9 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.1052AB
Credit Line
Gift of Grace L. Murray
GUSN
67240

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